Welcome to Lakehead!

Orientation is your introduction and official welcome to Lakehead and our communities of Thunder Bay and Orillia. The following webpage will help ensure a successful academic, social and personal transition to your university experience.

Explore questions and answers on various topics to learn more about what to expect.

Connect with further information specific to indigenous, international and graduate students.
Learn about upcoming orientation and transition events.

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A student guide leading students on a tour of Lakehead Thunder Bay

myCommunity


Get to know your Lakehead family, make connections that will support you through your university career, learn what it means to be a part of the Lakehead community, and how to get involved.

Learn more about myCommunity

Indigenous Students studying

myAcademics


Find out how to get started, who to reach out to for your academic needs, tips on how to be successful and what to expect on your journey to graduation.

Learn more about myAcademics

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myCampus


Begin to familiarize yourself with our beautiful campuses, where services and amenities are located, and learn how to get around our communities.

Learn more about myCampus

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myWellbeing


Explore the mental health and health resources available, learn how to stay connected to your culture, and how to stay physically active with Lakehead.

Learn more about myWellbeing

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myFinances


Learn more about the various types of financial aid available, how to plan your own finances and what employment opportunities are available to you.

Learn more about myFinances

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myFuture


Explore career interests, how to build relevant experience and make the most of your degree.

Learn more about myFuture



Events

 

Wednesday Weekly: Admission Updates

August 5, 2020 - 10:00am

Via Zoom

 

Transition Thursday: Wellness Support

August 6, 2020 - 10:00am

Via Zoom

 

Faculty Friday: Engineering

August 7, 2020 - 10:00am

Via Zoom

Moved to Aug. 17 - AEP Fall Intake...

August 10, 2020 (All day)

Zoom/Facebook

 

Monday Meet-up: Packing for your...

August 10, 2020 - 10:00am

Via Zoom

 

Transition Tuesday: Immigration

August 11, 2020 - 10:00am

Via Zoom

 

Wednesday Weekly: Admission Updates

August 12, 2020 - 10:00am

Via Zoom

 

Transition Thursday: Living on a budget

August 13, 2020 - 10:00am

Via Zoom

 

Parents & Supporters Webinar

August 14, 2020 - 9:00am

Zoom

 

Faculty Friday: Business Administration

August 14, 2020 - 10:00am

Via Zoom

 

Curbside Pick-up

September 2, 2020 - 10:00am

THUNDER BAY: Agora Circle , ORILLIA: Orillila Academic Building

 

President's Reception

September 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

Under the President's Balcony

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